HIV Therapy: Disease Management and Treatment Optimization (3 Hour)

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Pharmacists

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Pharmacy technicians

 

 

 


 

Intended Audience
Pharmacists
Pharmacist Technicians

ACPE Universal Activity Number 
Pharmacists: 0012-0000-15-299-H02-P
Pharmacist Technicians: 0012-0000-15-299-H02-T

Activity Type
Knowledge

Author
Eric F. Egelund, Pharm D., Ph.D., AAHIVE
Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor
University of Florida College of Pharmacy

CE Hours
3

Price
$45.00

Dates Available
7/15/2015  to 7/15/2018

 

Summary

This is a Board approved HIV/Aids course and can be used to fulfill licensure requirements.

Objectives

Pharmacists

  • Define Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)
  • Describe disease epidemiology
  • Recognize modes of transmission including transmission between healthcare workers and patients
  • Identify infection control procedures, including universal precautions
  • Classify differences between related infections including tuberculosis, hepatitis B, and hepatitis C
  • Select preferred therapies to an individual’s clinical management
  • Recommend evidence-based methods for HIV/AIDS prevention including post- and pre-exposure prophylaxis (PEP and PrEP)
  • Adhere to Florida laws regarding testing, confidentiality of test results, and patient treatment

Pharmacist Technicians 

  • Define Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)
  • Describe disease epidemiology
  • Recognize modes of transmission including transmission between healthcare workers and patients
  • Identify infection control procedures, including universal precautions
  • Recognize Brand and Generic formulations, including combination dosage forms
  • Recognize medications used in the treatment of tuberculosis, hepatitis B and hepatitis C
  • Adhere to Florida laws regarding testing, confidentiality of test results, and patient treatment

Schedule of Activities

View four videos and read the supplemental documents.

Requirements for Successful Course Completion

View the four videos, receive 70%  or higher on the post-test, and submit a course evaluation.

The University of Florida College of Pharmacy will report CPE credit to CPE Monitor and CE Broker when applicable. If you would like a paper statement of credit, you may print it from your NABP e-profile.

Program Financial Support

This course received no outside funding support.

Computer Requirements

Computer and Internet access are required to complete this course. Course content is provided via Canvas.

The minimum hardware, software, and Internet requirements for Canvas can be found here.

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Copyright

This course  in its entirety is copyrighted by the University of Florida Continuing Pharmacy Education and may not be duplicated or reproduced for any other purpose without specific written permission.

Contact Information

Please contact Continuing Pharmacy Education at cesupport@ahc.ufl.edu


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